Master in Cultural Management

Open Applications 2021/2022


The Master in Cultural Management (henceforth designated as MCM) provides a conceptual framework and references in the areas related with the mission of a cultural manager, based on the systematic approach to the management of cultural and artistic projects. Therefore, allows the development of skills and the acquisition of in-depth knowledge for a qualified professional practice in the cultural and creative sector in its global and local contexts of the production and circulation of cultural goods, emphasizing the processes of urban planning and regeneration and the emerging creative industries. Highlighting the professional character of the MCM, the learning environment develops itself through active and participant research methodologies focusing contemporary and qualified institutional practices, providing the acquisition of specific skills in cultural management, both for the formulation of projects or in daily management of a range of diversified cultural organizations.

Curricular plan

CodeCurricular Unit Period ECTS Workload
9433101Contemporary Culture1st Semester61st Year
9433102Urban Studies1st Semester61st Year
9433103Contemporary Arts1st Semester61st Year
9433104Project Management I1st Semester121st Year
9433105Creative Industries2nd Semester91st Year
9433106Communication2nd Semester91st Year
9433107Project Management II2nd Semester121st Year
CodeCurricular Unit Period ECTS Workload
9433108Cultural Policy and Institutions1st Semester62nd Year
9433109Workshop of Specialization1st Semester122nd Year
9433110Thesis/Final Project/Internship1st Semester122nd Year
9433111Thesis/Final Project/Internship2nd Semester302nd Year

Conditions of admission

May apply to the master in cultural management (henceforth designated as MCM):

a) Holders of a BA degree or equivalent in the areas of culture, arts, social sciences, management, administration, economics, information technology and related areas;

b) Holders of a foreign academic graduation degree, organized according to the principles of the Bologna Process by an adherent State;

c) Holders of a foreign BA degree, recognized as relevant by the Technical-Scientific Council of ESAD.CR;

d) Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum, recognized as attesting the capacity to carry out this programme by the Scientific-Technical Council of ESAD.CR.


International Student
All information related to the  international student application should be consulted on our International Students webpage.

More information

Disclaimer: This information does not exempt you from reading the information provided in the course notice